1991 SL 500 fuel leak occasionally from fuel filter area and fuel pump only once in a while? Checked all hoses

Asked by Nov 13, 2015 at 12:48 PM about the 1991 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 500SL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Take all the connections loose and clean. re-connect and see if that takes care of it. This car is almost 25 years old and the hoses may just need to be replaced.

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